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Added on 11-Jun-2008

TORONTO’S “KICK-ASS CAST”* RETURNS FOR NEW ENGAGEMENT AT THE PANASONIC THEATRE!Producer David Mirvish is excited to announce that the wildly popular, all-Canadian Canon Theatre cast of WE WILL ROCK YOU will rock on with the Dora Award-winning musical as it moves to its new Toronto home!After a phenomenal 61 weeks at the Canon, WE WILL ROCK YOU will move to Yonge Street’s state-of-the-art Panasonic Theatre for performances beginning July 16, 2008, and its stars are coming with it.“This cast has become legend in Toronto,” says David Mirvish. “The city has embraced this talented group of triple-threat performers to its heart and made all of them beloved stars! I’m delighted to welcome them back for a new engagement of this wonderful show. WE WILL ROCK YOU wouldn’t be the same without them!The all-Canadian cast features Yvan Pedneault as Galileo, Erica Peck as Scaramouche, Alana Bridgewater (Menopause Out Loud!) as the Killer Queen, Adam Brazier (Mamma Mia!, The Rocky Horror Show) as Khashoggi, Jack Langedijk (Kiss of The Spiderwoman, A Streetcar Named Desire) as Pop, Sterling Jarvis (Disney’s The Lion King) as Duff and Valerie Stanois as Oz.Dora Award-winner for Best Musical, the Canadian production of WE WILL ROCK YOU has been an audience favourite, receiving standing ovations at each and every performance. Originally scheduled to play seven weeks, the show was quickly extended again and again. WE WILL ROCK YOU played 61 weeks at the Canon Theatre, was seen by more than 700,000 people, generated an estimated economic spin-off to the city of $180 million and provided employment to more than 300 Canadian artists, technicians and theatre support staff.For Performances Until August 31, 2008



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